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SU builds bridges through research into faith and gender justicehttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=6093SU builds bridges through research into faith and gender justiceDr. Selina Palm & Division for Social ImpactThe Unit for Religion and Development Research (URDR) is an interdisciplinary research unit based within the Faculty of Theology at Stellenbosch University.
Language and culture should be tools to cultivate reconciliation http://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=6091Language and culture should be tools to cultivate reconciliation Rozanne Engel/Corporate Communication DivisionThis was one of the key messages from Dr Marlene le Roux, who delivered the fourth annual Russel Botman Memorial Lecture at the Adam Small Theatre in Stellenbosch in October.
Festschrift for Prof Elna Mouton handed overhttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=6034Festschrift for Prof Elna Mouton handed overJeremy PuntOn Thursday afternoon 18 October 2018, a Festschrift entitled “Reading Writing Right: Essays presented in honour of Prof Elna Mouton” was handed over to her.
Ending statelessness a social justice issue for academia http://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=5967Ending statelessness a social justice issue for academia Division for Social ImpactTen million people in the world have no nationality. In 2014, this led the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) to launch the #ibelong campaign to end statelessness.
Study the scriptures of Christianity, Islam and Judaism to promote social cohesion in South Africahttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=5946Study the scriptures of Christianity, Islam and Judaism to promote social cohesion in South AfricaSandra Mulder/Corporate Communications DivisionA proposed research centre that will study the interpretation of the authoritative scriptures of three religious constituencies in South Africa – Christianity, Islam, and Judaism – can help to promote dialogue between these religions, improve their relati
Prof Allan Boesak gives new insight on the role of women in theologyhttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=5942Prof Allan Boesak gives new insight on the role of women in theologyCorporate Communications/Korporatiewe Kommunikasie (Rozanne Engel)The role of women in the Bible and theological teaching has been an ongoing topic of discussion and debate among theologians and society for a long time.
PhD student wins first international Anders Bäckström Prizehttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=5872PhD student wins first international Anders Bäckström PrizeCorporate Communications/Korporatiewe Kommunikasie (Rozanne Engel)The Rev Mwawi Chilongozi, a PhD in Theology student at Stellenbosch University (SU), has won the international Anders Bäckström Prize.
Innovative new SU module promotes diversity among studentshttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=5701Innovative new SU module promotes diversity among studentsRozanne Engel - Corporate Communications / Korporatiewe KommunikasieThe Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences introduced a new interdisciplinary module “Gender, culture and religious diversity” in 2018.
SU Theologian winner of Andrew Murray-Desmond Tutu prizehttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=5582SU Theologian winner of Andrew Murray-Desmond Tutu prizeHelette van der WesthuizenThe Andrew Murray Prize Fund has announced the winners of this year's prizes for Christian and theological books.
Second graduation ceremony: Acknowledging the pioneer work of two faculties.http://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=5534Second graduation ceremony: Acknowledging the pioneer work of two faculties.Corporate Communications DivisionAcknowledgement is given to the pioneer’s work of the Faculties of Theology and Engineering at the second graduation ceremony at the Coetzenburg Centre at Stellenbosch University. At this ceremony the honorary doctorates were bestowed upon Prof Musa Dube